Baidu Company Profile (NASDAQ:BIDU)

About Baidu

Baidu logoBaidu, Inc. is a Chinese language Internet search provider. The Company offers a Chinese language search platform on its Website that enables users to find information online, including Webpages, news, images, documents and multimedia files, through links provided on its Website. In addition to serving individual Internet search users, the Company provides a platform for businesses to reach customers. Its business consists of three segments: search services, transaction services and iQiyi. Search services are keyword-based marketing services targeted at and triggered by Internet users' search queries, which mainly include its pay-for-performance (P4P) services and other online marketing services. Its transaction services include Baidu Nuomi, Baidu Takeout Delivery, Baidu Maps, Baidu Connect, Baidu Wallet and others. iQiyi is an online video platform with a content library that includes licensed movies, television series, cartoons, variety shows and other programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Information Providers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BIDU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $185.17
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $174.72
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $173.61
  • 52-Week Range: $346,910,000.00 - $154.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.95
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 32.83
  • P/E Growth: -179.33
  • Market Cap: $64.24B
  • Outstanding Shares: 346,910,000
  • Beta: 1.9
  • Net Margins: 45.85%
  • Return on Equity: 9.42%
  • Return on Assets: 5.09%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.41%
  • Current Ratio: 2.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.75%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.23)
Consensus Price Target: $188.74 (1.93% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/1/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$200.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
1/11/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageUnderperform$150.00View Rating Details
1/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$200.00 -> $220.00View Rating Details
1/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$159.00 -> $190.00View Rating Details
12/26/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$188.00View Rating Details
12/19/2016Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageUnderweight$126.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$196.00View Rating Details
11/1/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$200.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$199.00 -> $179.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$184.00 -> $173.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$190.00View Rating Details
10/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$196.00View Rating Details
9/30/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
9/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$219.00 -> $201.00View Rating Details
9/6/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutral$155.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016TH CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/29/2016T.H. CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
6/14/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetBuy$220.00 -> $200.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
5/12/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuy$217.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016Summit ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$169.00 -> $195.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016CICC ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
1/5/2016China International Capital CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Secs Group Spon DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeHold -> UnderperformView Rating Details
7/28/2015KeyCorpDowngradeOverweight -> Sector WeightView Rating Details
7/27/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingBuy$260.00View Rating Details
6/17/2015Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight -> Overweight$255.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Earnings Estimates for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.05 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.64 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.72$0.98$0.89
Q2 20162$1.09$1.60$1.35
Q3 20162$1.05$1.76$1.41
Q4 20162$1.20$1.99$1.60
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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What is Baidu's stock symbol?

Baidu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BIDU."

Where is Baidu's stock going? Where will Baidu's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Baidu's shares. Their forecasts range from $126.00 to $225.00. On average, they expect Baidu's stock price to reach $188.74 in the next year.

When will Baidu announce their earnings?

Baidu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co (Scottish partnership) (9.07%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (7.11%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.02%), Sands Capital Management LLC (1.89%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.66%) and State Street Corp (1.24%).

Who sold Baidu stock? Who is selling Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Baillie Gifford & Co., Sands Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Falcon Edge Capital LP, Motley Fool Wealth Management LLC and Institutional Capital LLC.

Who bought Baidu stock? Who is buying Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Comgest Global Investors S.A.S., DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and FIL Ltd.

How do I buy Baidu stock?

Shares of Baidu can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Baidu stock cost?

One share of Baidu stock can currently be purchased for approximately $185.17.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff